Sci-tech

First man to perform spacewalk, Alexei Leonov, dies

His spacesuit had inflated so much in the vacuum of space that he could not get back into the spacecraft . Commander of the Soviet crew of Soyuz, Alexei L...


Whoa, Astronomers Just Found 20 New Moons Around Saturn

Future larger telescopes will be needed to see anything smaller. "This kind of grouping of outer moons is also seen around Jupiter , indicating violent colli...


SpaceX Crew Dragon could fly astronauts to the ISS in early 2020

But he furthermore emphasised NASA's order for astronaut safety, announcing the timeline would possibly well jog. NASA has contracted SpaceX and Boeing...


Snakehead Fish Panic Prompts GA to Order Fishermen to Kill Them All

People in the United States are being urged to kill and freeze an invasive Chinese northern snakehead fish after some were found in a pond in Gwinnett County ,...


Center of Milky Way exploded 3.5 million years ago

The Seyfert flare created two big ionization cones that sliced through the galaxy initially with a small cut close to Sagittarius A , the supermassive bla...


The Draconid and Southern Taurid Meteor Showers Peak Tonight and Tomorrow

Unfortunately, the moon will be in the sky during this part of the night, so stargazers should look for meteors in areas of the sky away from the bright moon....


Where's the Beef? Cultivated in Space, Apparently

To grow the meat from cow cells, scientists mimicked the natural process of muscle cell regeneration occurring inside a cow's body. The experiment was led by ...


Saturn beats Jupiter with 82 moons, including 20 just discovered

These newly-discovered satellites all fall into Saturn's outer group of moons, which are divided into three different clusters based on the inclinations of thei...


Meet Katie Bouman, the Genius behind the Blackhole Photograph!

At the heart of the Milky Way, there's a supermassive black hole that feeds off a spinning disk of hot gas, sucking up anything that ventures too close - even...


ISS astronauts replacing old batteries in first of five tricky spacewalks

Koch said that the final assignments aren't set in stone, but that there are enough properly sized suits this time. The new, lithium-ion batteries are so powerf...


Vikram Lander successfully separates from Chandrayaan-2 Orbiter

The lander and the orbiter are being monitored from the Mission Operations Complex (Mox) at Isro Telemetry, Tracking and Command Network (ISTRAC) in Bengalur...


A 'Marsquake' heard by NASA

NASA equipped the InSight lander with instruments specially created to study the planet's interior. Clouds drift over the dome-covered seismometer, known a...


ISS astronauts safely return to Earth

The return from space of Ovchinin and Hague a year on from a catastrophic launch failure will also be watched closely. During his time in space, Al Mansoori c...


Elon Musk Reveals Interior of New Starship

Musk spoke in front of a 50-meter, 200-ton Starship prototype, calling it "the most inspiring thing that I've ever seen". "I suppose we should always do our e...


China lunar probe sheds light on the ‘dark’ side of the moon

The un-crewed Chang'e-4 probe touched down at 10:26 a.m. Beijing time on Thursday in the South Pole-Aitken Basin. China's space agency was quick to post new...


'Planet Nine' may actually be a black hole

For this to happen, the planet should be four times the size of Earth and nearly ten times as dense as Earth . Jakub Scholtz , a junior research fellow at...


2019's third Super Moon over Bulgaria on the night of March 20/21

The picture shows the moon setting behind the Les Jumelles Mountains in Plambuit, Switzerland. The name " supermoon " originates from 1979. It is called as the ...


Jay Glazer: 'Jalen Ramsey's Issue is With Tom Coughlin, Not Doug Marrone'

However Ramsey is making himself heard on the airwaves. Ramsey got into a verbal exchange with Jaguars coach Doug Marrone during their Week 2 13-12 loss to ...


Still no trace of missing Indian moon lander

NASA's Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter (LRO) flew over the intended landing site back on September 17, approximately ten days after the incident, and snapped hi...


Federal candidates grapple with climate change as across Canada students strike

Millions of people are on strike in cities around the world Friday, including Vancouver, to demand governments take more action to combat the climate crisis. In...